Tuesday, June 28, 2016

A Few Henley Royal Regatta 2016 #HOTTAKES from the RR Foreign Office

It's nearly time...

The second year of Sir Steve Redgrave’s tenure as Regatta Chairman has seen a record entry of 629 crews, including 165 foreign crews—in itself a record, and up 45% on last year’s figure of 114.

Monday, June 27, 2016

Video Of The Week: U.S. Crews Have a History of Success at Henley Royal Regatta

Looking back at the competition in 2015 (Screen capture)

It's officially Henley week! And, just in case you're not already champing at the bit with anticipation, here's the latest video from Henley Royal Regatta, looking back on some of the outstanding performances of American crews—of which there were a record number of entries—in 2015.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Video: Watch the Last 250m of the Olympic Men's Pair Trials

Racing to the line at Olympic Trials (Screen capture)

Thanks to the Friends of Cal Crew YouTube channel, you can watch the sprint from this morning's race that determined who would be going to the Olympic Games in the men's pair.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Video Of The Week: Marin Rowing Association Varsity Men Look Back On 2016

Marin training on home water, spring 2016 (Screen capture)

And we're back! This week's featured video offers a glimpse of some high-intensity training with the 2016 Marin Rowing Association men's varsity eight.

Thursday, June 2, 2016

IRA National Championship Regatta, 2016: RR Picks and Predictions

Washington Huskies training in Seattle (Photo: B. Kitch)

It's time for the 2016 Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Championship Regatta. Here's what we think is going to happen.

NCAA Rowing Championships, 2016: RR Recap and Review

Golden Bears claim top honors at NCAAs

The 2016 NCAA Rowing Championships in Sacramento, California, were the best kind of agonizing.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

NCAA Rowing Championships, 2016: RR Picks and Predictions

Crossing the finish line at Lake Natoma (Photo: B. Kitch)

The 2016 NCAA Rowing Championships kick off tomorrow just outside Sacramento, California, and suffice it to say, we're amped about it.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Pac-12 Rowing Championships, 2016: A Golden State of Mind

The decisive moment—Cal crossing the finish line at Pac-12s, 2016 (Photo: B. Kitch)

Over the past several years, the Pac-12 Rowing Championships have been a parade for the Washington Husky men's squad, while Cal have led the way on the women's side. This year, one of those trends continued—the other, not so much.